Questions about using a static IP address, as opposed to using a dynamically-assigned one.

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How to use Static IP address for Browsing

In order for me to access our client's website, I need to have a static IP Address whitelisted to their server. My idea is to buy Static IP from a provider, but I am not sure if it can be attached to ...
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ADSL Teracom router permits only static IP connections to internet but not DHCP

I have asked this question elsewhere but I have yet to get a firm understanding of where the problem is - http://askubuntu.com/questions/773557/unable-to-trace-where-my-ubuntu-networking-problem-is I ...
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Use static IP on home network else use DHCP

How can I setup Windows (10) so that it has a static IP address on my home network and otherwise use DHCP?
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How to have a static IP to be listed as a user on a secured FTP?

I have to be given access to an FTP server which has rigid security policy. To be able to access it I have to send them my IP. However, I do not have a static IP. My host has a lot of IP addresses ...
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static ip using systemd (debian 8) on RPI2

i'm new to systemd, very used to ubuntu\debian RC system scripts so i'm a bit confused. the basic idea was to setup static ip for my raspberry pi ncluding dns etc... naturally editing ...
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On pfsense, why won't static IP addresses work?

I have a pfsense router. I also have an iPhone. On my router, I clicked "Set a static mapping for this device" I set the static ip to 10.12.1.56 for my iphones mac address. Well the DHCP server ...
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DHCP-Enabled Router Sometimes Won't Talk to Host with Static IP

I have a Windows 7 host connected to a router running DD-WRT. The router is running a DHCP server. For reasons I don't need to detail here, I have set a static IP on the host, as opposed to ...
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How can I use static IP addresses in my VMWare guests so they can communicate with other machines on my Win network?

I use VMWare Workstation 12, have a Windows 10 host machine, and multiple Windows guest machines. I want all physical and virtual machines to be able to communicate with each other and I want all ...
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How to troubleshoot a networked device with incorrect static IP address?

I have a Sony SNC-EP521 IP camera that's currently set to a static IP address of something like 10.0.0.x (if I remember correctly). The network I'm trying to place it in has IP addresses like ...
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Port forwarding check on Comcast Router with netcat not working

I am very new to networking stuff, and I can't figure out why my port forwarding setup on my router is not working. Here is what I am using: Router: Standard provided by Comcast (I think it's Xfinity ...
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Static IP using Bash vs Router Interface

What is the "proper" way to assign my CentOS 7 Virtual Machine a static IP? I assigned my Host system (Windows 8) a static IP through the router's administration interface, but every tutorial online ...
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Does the DHCP server allocates static IPs?

I have a small DHCP server with a 50 IP scope. When I try to get an IP to my device using Ethernet I get a static IP. How can I solve this?
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Static network want to add guest dhcp router

My work would like me to add a guest wireless for our customers. The problem I have is the system they have set up is all static ip's. How can I add a wireless router to the network so guests can ...
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Setup DNS for my server which is using static IP that can be access from anywhere on the internet

I have setup a static IP from my internet provider so that any one on the internet can access content on my server. I want to setup domain's to redirect to my server and load web site from my server ...
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How do I troubleshoot intermittent public static IP connectivity to a VM?

I'm a software developer by trade and networking hasn't always been my strong suit so I could use any advice given. I honestly don't know where to start troubleshooting this issue. I recently signed ...
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Assign the static ip-address to my wireless computer

My goal is to assign the static ip-address to my wireless computer. I'm running windows 8.1. I'm following this post:- How to Assign a Static IP Address in Windows 7, 8, 10, XP, or Vista I did ...
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possible to setup Static IP addresses on your private network(laptop wifi hotspot)?

My pc uses a LAN to connect to the internet and I have set up a wifi hotspot on my pc(windows) so that my mobile devices can use that network to use pc's internet access. so far it works. But i need ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.5 erroneously applies static IP to all interfaces

First, I'll start by saying this is a virtual machine in VMWare Player and I’m using Ubuntu 12.04.5 instead of the newest version of Ubuntu because it’s being used in an educational environment to ...
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ping 8.8.8.8 not working using static ip in CentOS 7.0

Can someone please help me in fixing the destination unreachable error when I execute ping 8.8.8.8 in CentOS 7? It was working fine when the network type is DHCP. Could you please help me. I am new ...
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Storing and retrieving a static IP address in a non-standard location in Debian

I need to store my static IP address in a non-standard location; say an EEPROM. This can be retrieved using a shell command. Is it possible to configure /etc/network/interfaces file in such a way ...
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Getting dynamic IP although specified a static one

I have a Linux machine on raspberry that function as an access point. Linux raspberrypi 3.18.7-v7+ #755 SMP PREEMPT Thu Feb 12 17:20:48 GMT 2015 armv7l GNU/Linux And I have a DHCP server on it. in ...
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How to set/change IP for intel(R) 82579LM gigabit adapter?

I want to set static IP to my wireless network adapter, but I get this error: [] so I want to change IP address of this adapter. I should set my wireless IP to 192.168.1.157. Also I restart my ...
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Printer wasn't working. Gave it a Static IP and now it works! But why?

I was toying with my printer to get it to work. Originally, the printer was automatically given an IP of (169.254.248.206) However... I read that manually setting the printer's IP outside my ...
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Assigning a static IP to Hamachi VPN that's outside of DHCP range [duplicate]

I'm trying to assign a static IP outside of a DHCP range. The range is from xxx.xxx.20.5 to xxx.xxx.20.85. I was trying to set it to xxx.xxx.20.216 and I know Hamachi doesn't have an option that ...
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static IP holds good even after changing network to dynamic

I'm using wpa_supplicant as a client to connect to an AP. When i'm trying to change the wireless connection from STATIC to DHCP(dhclient is invoked using the below command with leases ...
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Zyxel Router Static IP setup

I need assistance with a static ip setup. The router is set up with the details for the static IP and the computer is able to browse the Internet and able to ping the static IP. The problem that comes ...
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local static ip on debian get a dynamic IP when network goes down even if I change the interfaces file

I have a local MYSQL server on Debian 7 x64(wheezy) that I use for centralized local development and testing with almost 10 computers. I need constantly to access by his IP address. Its on DHCP and ...
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Avoid cable modem device limit restriction (MaximumNumberofCPEs)

The cable modem of my ISP is restricted to four devices. Is it possible to avoid this restriction if i connect a WIFI Router with own DHCP server, static IPs etc. to the cable modem so that I can ...
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ipconfig doesn't recognize chinese characters in the SSID

I'm overly confused: I set up my laptop's IP address at a static value (the last useful address pf the DHCP), then I input ipconfig /renew, checked and the laptop address is still the old address. ...
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Need static IP from home (currently using Comcast home service)

I have a remote server (non-Comcast) which I wish to give access to only from my home which uses Comcast. To do so, I need to configure my remote server to only accept access from my home IP. As ...
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Can't access static IP ubuntu server

I am running an Ubuntu server 14.04 LAMP server within Hyper-V. When using DHCP, everything works. The moment I change it to a static ip by modifying the contents of /etc/network/interfaces to ...
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How to point a public IP to a laptop at my home?

I got a public IP from GoDaddy, on which I want to host my website. I want to create the server at my home, on PC or laptop. I want to test with my laptop, which is connected to internet using a wifi ...
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Windows not using manually set IP Address

Recently my windows machine that has been working without a problem for over a year decided to start using a dynamic IP address instead of the static one I manually configured it to use. The only ...
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How can I make my linksys router always have the same internal IP

I have a modem which is always: 192.168.1.1 My computer is 102.168.1.5 my wife's phone is 192.168.1.4 etc. I reserved these thru mac address on linksys' LAN admin page. How can I make sure that the ...
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How to a setup virtual router on windows so that one can access internet from a mobile using static ip

Some Relevant information My Os is Windows 8 I am accessing internet via a dongle I also share the internet using virtual router(so that i can access internet in my phone) My phone got into trouble ...
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Windows 10 preview PC getting served static and DHCP address

Setup PC: Latest Windows Tech Preview IP address set to static. Router: R7000/DDWRT Lately I've notice, when checking devices that are connected to my router, that this PC has been showing the ...
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Guest with static IP - slow internet connection, random pings

I have Ubuntu 14.04 virtual machine with static ip and bridged network. Internet connection on host is wireless and most of the time works well, but sometimes it is a little bit slower too, but not ...
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What is needed to access a CCTV system (based on a static IP)?

I was wondering (since I'm a beginner or intermediate in computer networks), what do you need to access a CCTV system. Let's suppose we have a CCTV system configured with an username and password on ...
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Issues with a Client involving AWS CloudFront and Static IPs

I have a social media website that uses AWS extensively. Through the site we stream video stored in S3, and this video is delivered through CloudFront. I have a Client who is one of our biggest ...
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What is the AT command to retrieve a wireless modem static IP?

Set up with Verizon on a private network. Each wireless modem is assigned a static IP address and MDN from the Verizon network. Is there an AT command string that will retrieve this IP address from ...
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How to make static ip for mac in its own shared network?

I use Android app mac remote to control my mac. It is achieved by ssh into my mac. Usually the step is : shared mac's network. connect android in the shared network. enable ssh in mac. I can see a ...
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Add static IP to windows XP

In our office we have two internet connections. one for main use and one for backup. this backup connection equipped with WImax connection and cisco 800 series router.this is always ready to plug to ...
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yast network settings: print or log

I'm trying to configure a static ip address on OpenSuSe but don't know how to log or print the network settings to the console with Yast. How do I print out the yast settings? I've been reading the ...
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Static ip routes not persisting after a reboot on Debian Wheezy

I am trying to set up the Ethernet address with a public IP address given by my ISP. However, the default gateway is on a different subnet than the IP address. This is unusual but perfectly ...
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How to assign different static IP addresses to the same machine depending on its OS?

I was wondering if it is possible, e.g. to assign/reserve one static IP to a computer when it's running windows and assign a second static IP to the same computer/MAC address when it's running Linux? ...
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I cannot see my web Server from behind my Linksys Router with ISP Static Address

I have a Zentyal Server with an external NIC (For Internet) and Internal NIC (For LAN) My problem is that I cannot see my Zentyal Server on the Internet. My 2nd problem is my domain name is not ...
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Preferred address not being updated/broadcast

A static IP was changed on one on the computers on my network (Windows web server 2008 r2). Now I can't connect to that PC using its computer name. using the new IP is OK but when I ping the PC by ...
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Access point IP range [closed]

I have 2 routers set up as access points on my network, with static addresses outside the range of the main router. Should I configure the IP range of the access points to be OUTSIDE the range of the ...
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DHCP Reservation vs Static IP address

So after browsing some websites, some people are telling me that static IP address is the best. But others say the DHCP Reservation is just as good if not the same. So what is better? Or are they ...
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Can't Access Static IP from VM on Different Network

I am running Parallels 10 on my MacBook Pro (Mav 10.9.4). The guest VM is windows 7. The network is set to be Bridged. I have installed a web server on the Windows Guest. I am using a static IP ...